RABAT, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- Morocco defeated on Friday Mauritania 4-2 in a friendly in their build-up for the 2018 African Nations Championship.
The tournament, which is for locally-based players in Africa, is scheduled for 12 January to 4 February next year in Morocco.
In Marrakech Grand Stadium, Kaabi scored twice for the Moroccan squad at 4th and 35th minutes, before Elmekri and Jbrane scored at 60th and 63rd.
As for the Mauritanians, they scored through Traore and Fellani at the 11th and 66th minutes.
On Monday, Morocco will face the Gambia Senior National team, which prepare for their crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Algeria in March 2018.